The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 195 203 209
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.11% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.29% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £44,397 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.20% +11.11%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1660 1735 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.81% 39.50% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1505 1263
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,248
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Surrey

Mainframe
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 6 £24,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 6 (50.00%) Internet
1 6 (50.00%) Statistics
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
1 6 (50.00%) QA
1 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) iSeries
3 3 (25.00%) AS400
3 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Tester
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
1 6 (50.00%) UAT Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Development Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (25.00%) AS400
2 3 (25.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
1 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Aruba